Construction Machinery

The latest data processed by the SaMoTer-Prometeia Outlook with the contribution of Unacea SALES IN THE FIRST TWO MONTHS OF 2018 TOTALLING 423.9 MILLION EUROS (+16.9%) Verona, 30 May 2018 – Exports of ‘Made in Italy’ construction machinery closed the first two months of 2018 on a high note, with… Read more »

SaMoTer will be held alongside sister-events Asphaltica (road paving, safety and infrastructures show) and – for the first time – Transpotec Logitec (Transport and Logistics event by Fiera Milano). In all, 780 exhibitors from 30 countries will occupy 10 halls and 6 outdoor areas for a total of more than… Read more »

Get your worries sorted at ACE Queensland in May

There is nothing worse that worrying about finance or insurance, especially if you are tendering for projects or quoting on new work. In these difficult and challenging economic times, most contractors are not only working harder and more hours than ever before they are also having to work on how… Read more »

Heavyweight for heavy weights

A new gas pipeline in northern France is underway and the latest Volvo Construction Equipment PL4809D-Series+ rotating pipelayer was there to help. Known as the Arc de Dierrey, a new pipeline skirting eastern Paris will, when completed, cover a total distance of 191 miles (308 km) and cross five French… Read more »

Five months until PlantworX 2015…. 216 confirmed exhibitors

Our weekly sales update continues into 2015 – leading up to Plantworx 2015 (2nd-4th June, Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome, Leicestershire). Last week another six more exhibitors signed up – Five of these are brand NEW to Plantworx. Welcome aboard to ; T L Dallas & Co – Security Zone within the Pavilion… Read more »

Green Shoots of Recovery Visible in Indian Construction Sector New Delhi (14- 18th Dec 2014)

BC India, international trade exhibition for construction, building material and mining machineries and construction vehicles, took place at Greater Noida (a place 35 Km away from national capital, New Delhi) in India. Construction vehicles and allied products used in the construction were also at display at the expo. Construction Shows,… Read more »

Gregory Demolition gears up with LiuGong machinery

Now approaching its 30th year in business, Essex based Gregory Demolition have recently made a significant investment in LiuGong machinery, including excavators and a wheeled loader, which have been supplied by the Portsmouth based UK dealers for LiuGong equipment Construction Plant & Machinery Sales. Having previously ran other manufacturers equipment,… Read more »

How to build a tunnel to sky

Volvo Construction Equipment is helping to construct the Larvik and Matineå tunnels in Norway, linking the towns of Bommestad and Sky. Famous for its fjords, vast supply of oil and being a great place to watch the Aurora Borealis – more commonly known as the Northern lights – Norway also… Read more »

Volvo revives marsh life

A Volvo ECR88 D-Series excavator fitted with unique swamp pads and grapples is working in the Connecticut coastal wetlands for the Wetlands Habitat and Mosquito Management (WHAMM) Program. The excavator spreads its weight over the soft marshlands. A green stretch of salt marshes had extended all the way along the… Read more »

Transport to be a key feature at the Construction Plant & Equipment Event of the Year!

It’s eight months until the 2nd Plantworx construction equipment exhibition, hosted by the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) takes place from 2nd to 4th June 2015 at its new home at Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome, Leicestershire, UK. The 2015 Plantworx exhibition will span 135,000 sq metres and will use Bruntingthorpe’s ‘Indy Circuit’ for… Read more »